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Age of ConsentLegislation/Cases/References
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National

As at 24 MAY 2012, the minimum age of consensual sex is 14 years for girls and 18 years for men [R1.1].

R1.1 US Department of State: 2011 Human Rights Report: Democratic Republic of the Congo 24 MAY 12
Homosexuality, Sodomy Legislation/Cases/References
See also: [AGE OF CONSENT]
1.

National

Consensual sex between same-sex couples is lawful [R1.1].

R1.1 ILGA: State-Sponsored Homophobia May 2008

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